Lorraine Heller

Lorraine Heller

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Lorraine Heller

Do you have a question on child benefit?

We seem to have child benefit coming out of our ears (not literally of course, that would be nice…) The changes announced in George...
Lorraine Heller

Kiwi Pies and random national celebrations

Think of a random activity, a like or dislike, an everyday object or a simple action – chances are, there’ll be a day or...
Lorraine Heller

Pay-as-you go cleaners: the perfect solution?

Today, I’m going to do something I’ve never done before. I’m going to get a cleaner. Just the thought of it fills me with mixed...
Lorraine Heller

Why shopping makes more sense than exercise

One thing I hate is exercise. I’m sure my colleague Leo (MyFamilyClub’s fitness freak) would cough and splutter at the mere hint of someone...
Lorraine Heller

Snowflakes or snowdrops?

Last summer I had a few rants about how we never really had a proper summer. Now I’m taking it all back because the...
Lorraine Heller

A frumpy baby in a ski suit

It always seems to be harder to get out of bed in the winter. Over the past week (maybe it’s the sudden cold spell?)...
Lorraine Heller

Can an octopus open jars?

Had you been in the MyFamilyClub office this morning, you would have witnessed one of our regular random morning banters. Today, it was whether...
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Because my freezer’s worth it!

January has been a very special month for me. Not because it’s the start to a new year, nor because it’s been a kind...
Lorraine Heller

Discounted travel to the moon

Ask kids where they’d most like to go on holiday, and the answers you’ll get, according to a new survey, include the moon, Narnia...
Lorraine Heller

Friday 13th

I'm feeling rather lucky today. I am sure there are people around the country crossing their fingers, not stepping on cracks in the pavestones...
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DON'T MISS! LIFE HACKS & BLOGS

Screaming Baby

Britons Would Rather Share a Flight With Rowdy Hen/Stag Parties & Crying Babies Than...

New research by an online flight comparison company has revealed that one in four Britons have experienced a flight where someone has made fellow...

Son Frozen in Fear as Dad Plays Evil Prank with Tarantula

Poor Brooklyn. Gaffer taped and laying down on the floor, dad plays 'guessing game'' with him to win money. He manages to guess the first toy...

Cute Baby Girl Imitates Baby Goat to the Amusement of Mother and Goat Handler

This cute little girl seems to have master the art of 'Goat' and bleats back at the baby goat much to the amusements of...

DON'T MISS! COMPS & FREEBIES

Shepherds Friendly Love2Shop Vouchers

Win a £100 Love2Shop Voucher with Shepherds Friendly

We have teamed up with Shepherds Friendly to give you the chance to win a £100 Love2Shop voucher which we are sure will come...

Win £150 Amazon Vouchers PLUS 200 FREE Books

We've teamed up with Bookhub.com to offer one lucky winner the chance to win £150 Amazon vouchers and also the opportunity for you and...
Dinosaurs in the Wild

Win 1 x family tickets to Dinosaurs in the Wild at the Birmingham NEC

Win tickets to take the kids somewhere they’ve never been – back in time! Dinosaurs in the Wild is set to take you on...

DON'T MISS! CHEAP TRAVEL & DAYS OUT

Log cabin in the forest

Save a Massive 8% on a Forest Holidays Family Escape

The Freedom of the Forest with Your Family Escape to the forest this autumn Whether you're looking for a romantic break, family escape, or group getaway, there are...

Balmer Lawn Hotel – The Best Hotel in the New Forest

Reviewed by Charlotte Vaughan When we were invited to visit the New Forest recently, we jumped at the chance, we all needed a break and...

Incredible Family Fun in the Heart of the New Forest

Reviewed by Charlotte Vaughan We recently visited the Balmer Lawn Hotel in the heart of the New Forest, please read our review here. During our...

DON'T MISS! SAVE & MAKE MONEY

Summer Holiday Money Saving Tips

Keep Sane with our Top 10 Summer Holiday Money Saving Tips and Secrets

Summer Holiday Money Saving Tips Summer Holidays and Money Saving do not always spring to mind when that time much anticipated time of year comes...
O2 Recycle For Cash

Make Quick Cash this Summer by Recycling Your Old Device with O2

Summer is here and the six week school break is bound to eat a hole through your pocket with the long days off school...
Junior ISA Shepherds Friendly

Why should you save for your child’s future?

On first look you may think there isn’t a huge amount of difference between a child’s savings account and a Junior ISA (JISA). In...